GoPro Project Claims Technology Is Making People Lose Empathy For Homeless
I think giving money to homeless and charity don't do enough to prevent this in the first place. I would rather my money go towards things like health care or programs that help the struggling before they become homeless.
Microsoft Confirms It Is Dropping Windows 8.1 Support
Over 20,000 results say differently.
Land Rover Demos "Transparent Hood"
Technically they call it a Smart Windscreen Head-Up Display. That name implies that the windscreen will be the display, not a pair of goggles. In that case, there would be a distortion of images.
LA Police Officers Suspected of Tampering With Their Monitoring Systems
The price to pay is to install and verify that it is working, not the equipment itself.
Your Car Will Tell You How To Hit the Next Green Light
This article presumes people give a rat's ass about saving fuel or driving safely.
I remember when gas prices started climbing a couple years ago and hit the $1CAD/L mark. The news had stories of changing driving habits and how to save fuel. Fast forward to $1.30CAD/L and nothing has changed. People love to complain about how high the gas prices are, but telling them that changing their habits will save them money falls on deaf ears.
Department of Transportation Makes Rear View Cameras Mandatory
I can see exactly what is on the ground behind the rear of my vehicle.
Yes, you can see the ground behind the rear of the vehicle. You can't see the side impact about to happen as you stare at the monitor in front of you.
Western Digital 'MyCloud' Is Down 5 Days and Counting
Truecrypt is my friend for any sensitive data stored on a portable device.
Job Automation and the Minimum Wage Debate
McDonald's is already doing this. Its old news.
Creationists Demand Equal Airtime With 'Cosmos'
and that both sides of debates should always be present.
If we are going to display all sides, including religious theories, I propose that we start with the Flying Spaghetti Monster theory.
Jesse Jackson To Take On Silicon Valley's Lack of Diversity
To be honest, AMERICAN culture doesn't either. Is why celebrities, athletes, and entertainers are paid dump truck loads of cash while the really intelligent folks ( scientists, reaearchers, you know folks who actually create the world as we know it today ) are compensated at a much lower level.
If this were true the why are there no celebrities, athletes, and entertainers on the Forbes Billionaires List(I didn't actually look past #800)? That list is stacked with people running businesses with either new or old money. They own or hire the celebrities, athletes, and entertainers to promote their products.
To top it off theFortune 500 isn't littered with companies that directly hire celebrities, athletes, and entertainers.
I can guarantee you that the average and top engineers makes more than the average and top celebrity/athlete/entertainer.
Microsoft Releases Free Edition of OneNote
And none of them make my lunch every day!
Sons of Anarchy Creator On Google Copyright Anarchy
Yes! That is why they walked away from China.
They're back baby!
The Poor Neglected Gifted Child
Up north we are going back to voluntary segregation.
Measles Outbreak In NYC
Honest question, should I have taken my newborn for allergy tests before they gave her vaccinations?
Top U.S. Scientific Misconduct Official Quits In Frustration With Bureaucracy
I hear all the time that Americans are scared of their government. How can they be scared of a government that is apparently to inefficient to get something scary done?
NASA Offers Bounty For Improved Asteroid Detection Algorithms
think about it, this is possibly one of the most important things that we as a society can do...protect our selves from the large number of inevitable asteroid strikes which will wipe out millions of people instantly.
My car analogy is that this project is improving the detection of tractor trailers hitting park cars. Call me when the car can do something about it.
How Ireland Got Apple's $9 Billion Australian Profit
Do you think it should be OK for Apple to avoid paying taxes and stick you with the bill even if they aren't breaking any laws by doing so?
The bill is for copyright and patent protection. I bet they would clamoring to pay their taxes if they didnt receive those benefits.
Microsoft's Attempt To Convert Users From Windows XP Backfires
or multiple small VM's, which limits access to different projects for code sharing
Use a network share on the host or between VM's.
Pro-Vaccination Efforts May Be Scaring Wary Parents From Shots
I think there is a problem with our healthcare system when we end up as a nation (USA) consuming 80% of all painkillers prescribed worldwide.
You have a healthcare system that runs on profit and kickbacks. Creating a happy pill is cost-effective, compared to other treatments, and can rake in the money with a generous markup.
Child Porn Arrest For Cameron Aide Who Helped Plan UK Net Filters
If there is a market for child pornography there is a stronger incentive to abuse children. People will produce more of it where it is actually legal to produce (or the legal system is too weak to stop it).
Child porn is advertising for child sex tourism. If advertising didn't work we wouldn't have billboards.